North American Mill Capacity Database / Now Available

In conjunction with the annual Multi-Client Study, Forisk produces a dataset of forest industry mill capacity in North America.

Forisk’s updated “North American Forest Industry Capacity Database” is now available for purchase! You may choose to receive data for all of North America, or a single region. All purchases include quarterly database updates for one year, as well as GIS information/Shapefiles.

This Database includes location, capacity, current wood use, and product data on over 1,400 wood-using mills in North America, along with announced and planned capacity changes or greenfield mill construction over the next two years by firm, mill type, and geography. Forisk’s Mill Capacity Database includes softwood sawmills, hardwood sawmills, plywood plants, OSB mills, wood-consuming pulp/paper mills, and wood pellet plants located in the United States and Canada.

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News & Upcoming Events / Additional events can be found on the "Events and News" page

Sep 19

Press Release: Forisk publishes 2019 North American Forest Market & Industry Rankings Study

The 2019 North American Forest Market & Industry Rankings study, just published by Forisk, scores local markets in the U.S. South and Northwest for timberland investors and wood-using mills. Results profile ten years of change in the capacity and production for softwood and hardwood lumber, pulp and paper, OSB, plywood, and wood pellets with detailed geographic breakdowns.

Dec 05

Forisk's Annual Conference, Wood Flows & Cash Flows

Come to Forisk’s annual conference, Wood Flows & Cash Flows, on December 5th in Atlanta, where the entire Forisk team will share investment research and strategic analysis for the forest industry, sector by sector. The conference also features a panel of industry executives and concludes with a networking mixer. Click the link above to learn more and reserve your seat!

Forisk conducts applied research related to timber markets, wood bioenergy, and forest operations.

Our experience and interests focus on better understanding the business of forestry and changes over time in timber-related investments. Forisk’s research supports the management consulting and educational services we provide to senior management and investors in the forest industry, wood bioenergy and timberland investing sectors. Learn more »

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